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Badoura State Forest


Cass, Hubbard


Acres: 15,535

State Forest Map

Motor Vehicle/OHV Classification: Limited

Approved Firewood Vendors

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•Badoura State Forest is located 10 miles south of Akeley on Hwy 64.

•It near the Badoura State Forest Nursery, which was founded in 1931.

•The forest has large marshy areas intermixed with conifers (mainly jack pine). The 4,400 acres of state-owned land in this 15,535- acre forest offers many birding and hunting opportunities, including the Crow Wing Chain WMA, which is located just southeast of the state forest.

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Forest Notes

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Badoura State Forest at a glance...


Dispersed Camping




Temp Forest Road / OHV Closures

Special features

• Crow Wing Chain WMA
• Badoura Jack Pine Woodland SNA
• Crow Wing Chain Hunting Walking

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